Short and fast: 9-198 cooks through the super-elevated's just South of Lakeview Siding along the frozen Mississippi River. At just a hair over 3000ft, running at track speed, they were gone... (more)
A new CP GP20C switches the small yard at the 157-year-old ConAgra flour mill at Hastings, Minnesota.
SCRY geeps working the Mill in town before heading south.
DM&E SD40-2 6090 leads train 800 eastbound across the Mississippi River (ex-Milwaukee Road lift bridge - note the herald) at Hastings, Minnesota.
Southbound with the classic geeps and a train of sand empties.
In the morning sun, a late Empire Builder skirts the shores of the Mississippi River along the bluffs. They will try to make up the time between St. Paul and Milwaukee. It's warm today, but the ic... (more)
A pair of vintage switchers work the NewPage paper mill in far west Duluth, MN on a nice spring day.
On a clear and cool morning, a taconite train from Minnesota's Iron Range rumbles over the impressive Cloquet River bridge on the way to Proctor, MN.
A sliver of sun and a split second to take the shot of a westbound empty coal train heading out on the BNSF Lakes Sub at track speed.
During the last minutes of sunlight, the "hotshot" 199 screams through Red Wing past the depot, heading for Shoreham yard, before continuing its journey west. Check out the Swedish flag ... (more)
A Proctor Hill dock run gets underway with SD38ACs 207 and 203 paired up as it crosses the public crossing at the east end of Proctor yard. The train will descend Proctor Hill and exchange its loa... (more)
CEFX 1034 leads 5 CP units and mixed goods train along the Mississippi River in Hastings.
H19 charges north approaching Weaver siding with a couple of vets leading the way.
An exceptionally rare pair of SOO SD60s sprint south through the Mississippi Valley towards La Crosse, Wisconsin.